Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Emily N. Litzinger, Fisher Phillips
- The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) is a federal law that provides leave rights for public and private employees with military obligations. Kentucky law will apply in instances where it provides greater benefits, protections and/or rights than USERRA. See Kentucky Military Leave.
- Kentucky law protects members of the National Guard. See Kentucky Military Leave.